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the house move. anthony said he will never forget the night sandy came ashore, flooding his neighborhood with up to five feet of water. >> this is like nothing you have ever seen in my worst nightmare. the scariest movie i've ever seen times ten. >> he used this to rope to rescue three neighbors by pulling them off their roof and into his second story bedroom but he would rather talk about the hundreds of volunteers who descended on his neighborhood over the past few days. >> but the heroes are the people walking around feeding everybody and bringing hot food and coffee and towels and everything. the people around here because nobody else did nothing for us. >> it started off with me and my husband, and then from there just people kept coming. >> gail helped set up this donation center in what was an empty parking lot. >> we've had an abundance of help. it's been slowly and gradually like building its way up as far as the supplies and the helpers. there was a whole fence. as you san see, pieces are still standing. >> cheryl is one of the residents who was able to get some much-needed hel
and a new storm mean new worries for millions of superstorm sandy victims. >>> but we begin this morning with a look at today's eye opener. your world in 90 seconds. >> i'll win this election. i'll finish what we started. >> i want you to walk with me. let's walk together. we're taking back america. >> president obama and mitt romney blitz the swing states in a race still too close to call. >> only one full day of campaigning left. >> all of this comes down to turnout. because frankly there's very few if any undecided voters left. >> the campaign we built was one to win a close race. we think the president is in a good position to win. >> i believe mitt romney's going to win ohio there are likely to be our next president. >> i don't think it's too close to call. i just think it's impossible to call. >>> it's a week now since sandy hit. but the people who lost everything and are suffering now in the bitter cold, it feels like an eternity. >> we're sitting here bundled up. it's really terrible. >> as many as 40,000 new yorkers may need temporary housing. >> we never get this. >> forecaster
on tape. a hiker trapped for three days by sandy's record snowfall. he thought that he was near the end when rescuers risking their own lives, found him. >>> and party foul. pippa middleton defends herself against critics on her new book. some calling it a royal embarrassment. >>> happy sunday to everyone at home. the final sunday before election day. it's hard to believe that this campaign has been going on for nearly two years and now we're down to the last two days. voters are starting to have their say. take a look at these long lines for early voting. george stephanopoulos will be here to discuss it all. >> it's the big question. we got the smartest guy in the business. >>> coming up, in the northeast, this election is playing out against the backdrop utterly scrambled by sandy. now, new jersey, will allow voters vote by e-mail. take a look at this picture -- from the cover of the upcoming new york magazine. it takes the breath away. half of the island in the darkness. >> one week ago tomorrow where sandy hit. >>> coming up, the emotional story of the high school football star that
back and the subways are mostly running again following super storm sandy. but this morning new york governor andrew cuomo says cold temperatures are going to leave tens of thousands of people whose homes were damaged needing to find other places to live. abc news reporter john chifron reports from lower manhattan. >> flying high above the area, they got a close look at the arthur kill waterway. it is where 350,000 gallons of fuel spilled over as a result of the super storm. >> so i think we are starting to win sphoors the response. as far as the response. >> and the welcome sight. a crane that dangled above the highest residential building is now safely tethered to the side of the building. >> if everything goes according to plan and we have a little more work to do, we hope to reopen west 57th street to traffic. >> it is a small sign that conditions in new york are looking up. coming out of the darkness and quiet -- excitement to have the light and sounds of normalcy. as more subways begin to run. >> i have been in the house day and night with the baby so i am excited to go back to
. >>> latest on superstorm sandy. residents along the east coast beginning the long road to recovery with key transportation resuming today. katie marzullo is in the newsroom with the latest. >> reporter: new york city is coming back to life it might be easier for some to get around starting today. first laguardia airport has reopened as of this morning flights limited call your airline if you are flying this morning. subways and ferries resuming limited service. buses will try to fill in gaps. governor cuomo is waiving fees and fares today and tomorrow to help people get around. for anyone who dares to drive, police are manning checkpoints and enforcing a three-person carpool requirement to get into manhattan. they are looking at new jersey now, slower recovery there from the storm which has killed more than 70 people and left millions without power. natural gas fires still burning in new jersey and people are still stranded in hoboken. >> compared to the last storm this is far worst and it is going to take quite sometime to get this back together again. >> reporter: new york's bellevue hosp
but the problems on the ground still remain. thousands who had just had their power restored after superstorm sandy have lost it again. the nor'easter left a blanket of thick wet snow on the streets and trees, which were already weakened by the hurricane. now the snow is starting to melt, which is filling the streets with filthy sludge. needless to say, the area is in deep need of help and that's where your come in. we're heading into the final stretch of our all day long telethon raising money for the red cross and sandy relief efforts. roberta gonzales has been womaning the phones since before sunrise. roberta, there's still a lot more work to be done now, huh? >> reporter: the telethon officially closes down at 7:00 but that doesn't mean you need to stop giving. we want your support even after 7:00 tonight. this just happens to be cbs 5, all our radio stations owned by cbs and also the cw, who have come together collectively to join forces with the american red cross to be sure we get the money we're raising here to new york, new jersey, philadelphia and connecticut. who can tell us more about t
from superstorm sandy. in new york city, look at this, commuters trying to pack that bus trying to get on last night because it is so hard to get around and so few options. today some subway lines have been restored after getting flooded out. governor cuomo has declared a transit state of emergency. all transit fares will be waived through tomorrow. drivers won't be allowed into the city with less than three people, in their car. stay with abc7 morning news coming up katie marzullo will have much more on the storm's aftermath. >>> to help people affected by superstorm sandy you can text the words red cross to 9099 to donate $10 or call go to 1-800-redcross. >>> traffic and weather together, next. >> live look outside now. [ inaudible ] [ unintelligible ] >>> welcome back. some of the rain totals on live doppler almost an inch santa rosa, half inch novato, third of an inch san francisco, quarter inch palo alto, a 10th in san jose. here's a look at radar returns most impressive east bay valleys through the santa cruz mountains into the santa clara valley light rain through 9:00, skies op
, wet night to the victims of superstorm sandy. >>> and the handful of multimillionaires trying to have an election victory. how they're adding up the costs and losses the day after the vote. >> good evening. after record temperatures two days ago, a more seasonal weather shift. it's not just rain we'll be dealing with tomorrow. we certainly will have showers out there. high def doppler picking up showers off the peninsula coast line. there it is, the radar. light showers off shore. the big change for everyone, a big drop in temperature. upper level low direct from the gulf of alaska from anchorage, giving us the coolest weather since easter. lasting more than one day. skiers are happy with this winter weather advisory, 3 to 7 inches of new snowfall. some of the higher peaks around here that may see snow and the weekend forecast coming up. >>> the weather on the other side of the country is impacting travelers here in the bay area. the nor'easter has cancelled dozens of flights to the new york area and 21 flights from sfo were grounded today. another ten arrivals were cancelled as well.
devastated by sandy. angry residents confronted michael bloomberg when the toured the rockaway peninsula in queens. >> [bleep] >> get what is going on here -- [bleep] >> already -- >> nothing. nothing. [bleep]. >> seriously, people are very frustrated. >> what's your response to people out here who are coming -- >> anybody everybody is working as hard as they can, the federal government, state government, city government, city employees have been working 24/7. >> new york city announced today that thousands of voters will cast their ballots at different polling places on tuesday because sandy damaged this places where they were originally assigned to vote. >>> sandy forced the cancellation of the new york city marathon, and hundreds of the runners decided instead to help storm victims. they raised money and gathered supplies. other runners, disappoint overall the cancellation of the marathon, ran the 26.2-miles in central park. >> crews loaded relief supplies on to freighters at oakland international airport. the giant 747 airliners will carry tons of relief supplies. one jet left this a
until tomorrow. >> susan, how about the aftermath of hurricane sandy? will it affect people just getting to the polls? do you think it will have an effect on who they vote for? >> we think a lot of people won't make it to the polls because of sandy people really in the devastated areas. what we don't think it will have an impact on is the outcome of the election is there's really no way to tell whether the people affected are in red areas, blue areas, so they don't think it's really going to push the outcome but certainly it will affect turnout. >> we'll find out tomorrow. okay, susan mcginnis live for us in washington, d.c., thanks. >>> and now let's go live to sanford, florida, outside orlando where mitt romney is holding a victory rally at a avian jet center. stay with us for all your election coverage including live up-to-the-minute election night results from around -- across the nation, california and, of course, right here in the bay area. >>> it is 6:05. it's been a week since hurricane sandy hit the east coast. new york has made progress in getting subways running, good news fo
, and they are going to be working big time today. any indication the aftermath of sandy will have an effect on people just voting period and on the election itself? >> yeah. it will have an effect on voter turnout. as far as the campaigning, it really gave an advantage to the president because it sort of stopped all the campaigning in its tracks and put the president on the national stage where he was able to be very presidential and show bipartisanship, you saw him there with chris christie. then while fewer people might get to the polls there's no discernible trace of which way those votes might lead so there's not -- there is not expected to be a big outcome impact. >> we'll find out tomorrow and results oners with. thank you, susan mcginnis live in d.c. be sure and stay with cbs 5 and for all your election coverage including live up-to-the-minute election night results from around the nation right here in california of course, the bay area, as well. >>> one week after superstorm sandy slammed the east coast, new york is getting many subways running again. that's good news for commuters
from yet another storm after stupors super storm sandy. wall street 30 minutes after the opening bell after the yesterday's huge losses, more in a minute. >> it is a beautiful start to the morning but it is really chilly out there. the good news is the winds are starting to die down. crystal clear conditions, no problems with visibility. temperatures are sitting in the '40's and '50's. later on this afternoon we're tracking a cold front will approach the bay area with rain. it will be relatively light in nature but widespread. we will continue to see scattered showers and temperatures will continue to drop. here's a look at your satellite and radar picture is sitting in a clot counterclockwise direction. a lot of their rain is sitting off shore and we do have some wet weather. it will continue to spend and sag its way south. i will walk you through the timing of the wet weather in my next report. >> to start with a quick what bridget check with the bay bridge toll plaza is an easy ride coming from 880. there's a short back up there a little bit longer 80 to 20 minutes of your coming f
efforts from hurricane sandy on this thursday, november 1st. this is "today in the bay." >>> well, it is 5:00. good morning, everybody. thank you very much for joining us. i'm jon kelley. >> and i'm laura garcia-cannon. >> right now we can tell you a big, big step right now, hoping to get things back to normal in that aftermath of superstorm sandy. sfo says all the flights from the east coast will be on time today. and today mass transit is back online in new york city, but restrictions are still in place for thousands of -- millions of people actually trying to get through those bridges and tunnels. brooklyn's battery tunnel remains closed because it is filled with water. you can see it here. the army corps of engineers just pumping the devices to begin it draining. parts of the long island railroad remain closed because tracks are blocked by downed trees and debris everywhere. just in, this is video from la guardia airport actually opening up in about an hour from right now, which was covered in rain yesterday we showed you. airlines running limited service in and out of all three new yo
>>> good morning. thanks for joining us this is abc's day of giving to help hurricane sandy victims. stay with us, thanks for joining us. >>> we are following breaking news out of fremont, police on the scene of a deadly shooting that involved two police officers and a domestic violence suspect. investigators say officers shot and killed a 37-year-old man from san jose, after he refused to drop a knife. police say the man was naked and chasing his wife on the street with the knife. it started 11:00 last night on central avenue. we'll bring you more information as soon as we get an update. >>> president obama and mitt romney are storming into the final day of campaigning. mr. obama holding rallies in wisconsin and iowa. romney will visit florida, virginia and new hampshire. the richest prize, no doubt ohio. today each will rally their supporters in columbus. the president will return to his home in chicago tonight. t.j. winick joins us from chicago. >> reporter: election day may not be until tomorrow, 27 million americans have already cast their vote. a scene of how close the obama c
cleanup the super storm sandy with over 200 varieties, keurig makes brewing a delicious cup of coffee simple. how does it brew such great coffee? well... inside the brewer are these green fields of coffee, and if you travel up this mountain, there's this huge coffee grinder. and then the coffee lands in this cup and water rushes through. actually, i just press this button. brew what you love, simply. keurig. >> the cleanup from the super storm is only going to get worse this is from the mid jersey shore purifiers, and the death toll is over 40. this is from the jersey shore. experts predicted this could be one of the costliest deadlies-natural-disas with billions of dollars in lost and business revenue. president obama gave us a first hand look. the efforts to clean up and rebuilt. >> president obama joining chris christie of storm ravaged new jersey. this took the worst battering from sandy. with the blue skies came a clear picture of the damage. the iconic seaside heights amusement park on the jersey shore to the ravaged queens. a fire, flooding. >> lower manhattan the appearance of
by superstorm sandy. this morning the death toll is still rising. so far at least 70 people are confirmed dead. five million remain without power. but there is some good news. this is new video shot this morning at la guardia airport which is back up and running with limited service. subway service in new york city is also reopening today as well. also with limited service. now, in new jersey, the city of hoboken is a virtual island after 500 million gallons of water flooded the square mile town. officials say it will take at least two days to pump out all that water. the city's mayor says that's not the only thing the city needs to deal with from this disaster. they're picking up the pieces there. >>> in the meantime in greenwich, connecticut, firefighters just released this stunning video showing three mansions burning to the ground as sandy made landfall monday night. everyone that lived inside made it out safely, we're happy to say, but the homes, total loss. in the meantime after waiting out the storm, the candidates back on the campaign trail. we'll have a live report from capitol hill c
sandy. >> and we've got a pacific storm making its way into the bay area later today. we'll time it out to a tee at your doorstep. >>> plus two incidents to tell you about and an update on b.a.r.t. delays as well. >>> sun coming up over the bay area as we take a live look outside over san francisco. look at that flag billowing in the wind. it is thursday, november 8th. this is "today in the bay." >>> good morning to you and thanks for joining us. i'm laura garcia-cannon. >> and i'm jon kelley. good morning, everybody. yes, you may have noticed, maybe you haven't, we're waking up with a little bit of a chill in the air this morning and rain trau drops will soon be falling on our heads. let's check in with meteorologist christina loren. good morning. >> good morning to you. ahead of the front we have very gusty winds starting to pick up all across the bay area which could make for a dangerous drive if you're not aware of what you're getting into before you head in your vehicle. west-southwest winds sustained at 16 miles an hour in livermore, 13 at concord, and some strong winds in
spilled. another tough side of hurricane sandy devastated new jersey and now looting of storm damaged property was a big problem. flights are slow thely start -- slowly starting to recover and both jersey and other areas are running with limited service. >>> they are focusing on sandy and the president has a packed campaign regimen. >>> a man was shot and killed at a cell phone store. it happened at 7:00 p.m. last night at the metro pc store on the boulevard. the victim is his father who owns the store. police have not released information about the suspect. they say the shooting may have happened during a robbery attempt. [applauds] [ music ] >> pam cook could not do better, perfect way to end the night with the great tony benefit singing i left my heart in san francisco. that was a surprise appearance at the giants victory parade yesterday. it didn't take long for all of them to clear the confetti. they estimated the giants parade and the estimated hall, the giants are picking up the tab and the city is paying for the cleanup. they reworked a lot of skids to cut back on the heating
in effect right now, just trying to recover from superstorm sandy. there's one thing happening today that will bring some relief to tens of thousands affected by the storm. >>> and the out of control hollywood party that prompted police to respond in riot gear. >>> welcome back, everyone. a good thursday morning to you. all quiet, all dark over san jose, at least right now waiting for the sun's arrival. we've got a big time change coming this weekend as well sunday morning, fall back an hour. already november. >>> 4:43. police in hollywood searching for a gunman who shot into a crowd of halloween revelers injuring three people. it happened about 10:00 last night along hollywood boulevard. this morning a acce17-year-old is in critical condition. a 14-year-old boy and 25-year-old man suffered injuries. police swarmed the scene, some in riot gear, to try to control the crowd. >>> millions across the northeast waking up to another day without power. some surrounded by water. others simply looking for somewhere to call home. hurricane sandy knocking out power. president obama visiting are
. >>> the death toll from super storm sandy has risen to more than 100 in the united states and canada. utilities say nearly 4 million customers are still without electricity but that is down from 8.5 million at the peak. many people are still waiting for relief supplies. one forecasting company puts the insured loss from sandy at 20 billion dollars and the economic loss at 50 billion. >>> people trying to buy gasoline face really long lines in parts of new jersey and new york. take a look at this cue of cars in new jersey. authorities say more than half of all gasoline services in the new york and new jersey metro area are shut down due to power outages and storm damage. >>> the ipad minihas arrived. we are live in palo alto and will show you how many people are forking out cash to buy apple's newest gadget. >> and rosemary is up soon with details on a great weekend for the bay area. >>> also mail thieves caught on tape. how you can protect your information. >>> a 24 hour nurses strike at the hospitals in the bay area ended this morning. the nurses say they are upset over proposed cuts to sick l
the northeastern u.s. on the he'lls of hurricane sandy. that storm dropped a lot of snow in some areas. it's now lowly -- shely often -- it's now slowly moving out of the area. look at this. staten island. a nor'easter knocked out more power lines there. it also stopped commuter trains. this is a woman in new jersey, she was hoping to save more of her property destroyed. instead, she's picking out donated clothing. >> it sucks, for lack of a better way to say it -- better word. >>> there's good news, temperatures are slowly starting to rise. that snow, starting to melt this morning. >>> also, the winter storm has really messed up a lot of flights as well. airlines canceled at least 1300 flights, to and from the new york metropolitan area. sfo expected some flights from newark, j.f.k. and philadelphia to be canceled again today. if you plan to fly just call ahead first. yesterday, 31 flights were canceled, including flights to philadelphia, connecticut and washington, d.c. >>> 7:05. president obama is back in washington, d.c. this morning. still facing the challenges of a divided congress. the pr
forward with their cleanup from hurricane sandy, we're going to ask the question how will that storm impact voter turnout in parts of the country tomorrow? >> and, of course, sandy still fresh in our minds and our hearts. people still trying to recover an dig out. there's a new storm targeting the region in the coming days. we want to get right to al roker who is on hard-hit stinld with more on that. good morning, al. >> good morning, savannah. house after house, instead of cars in the garage or the driveway, they have boats, and they are planning to get some of these boats out of here starting today, but that may be hampered by an oncoming nor'easter which normally we wouldn't be that worried about, but because of the weakened beaches and infrastructure this could be a big, big problem. let's take a look at where it's starting off. tomorrow morning around 8:00 a.m. it's in florida. so it's causing problems for maybe the voting in florida, especially in northern and central florida. as we make our way up the day tomorrow, we see it along the carolina coastline. by wednesday morning i
on your neighbor's roof? >> on my neighbor's roof. >> as the east coast recovers from sandy, tonight one father's story of survival. the promise he made and fulfilled to his son. >>> sport fishermen start to reel in the dungeness crab. the outlook for the season here in the bay area. ,, how does it brew such great coffee? well, inside the brewer are these green fields of coffee, actually, i just press this button. brew what you love, simply. keurig. attention in areas crucial o their strategies to win the white house. and in the final hours, neie >>> now at 6:30, mitt romney president obama and their running mates are focusing on the areas crucial to their strategies to win the white house. and in the final hours, neither one is giving up the fight. cbs 5 political reporter grace lee shows us how both candidates are barreling through key battleground states. grace. >> reporter: that's right, dana. this is a high octane fever pitched push across the nation. both of the candidates are crisscrossing the country fighting for those battleground states and the race is still too close to call.
expected to open, despite having major flooding from sandy. >> new work at jfk will start flying again and limited capacity yesterday. >> we will take a quick break it is for 0 7:00 a.m.. we will take a quick break. it is a wet start this morning iran arrived overnight. we are waking up to aid would commute. at 4:09 a.m. and futures are mixed on wall street. the shredding was shut down because of hurricane fanti. >> the dow gained close allowed the town. the nasdaq lost about 1111 points. >> a great day on wall street for ned flick after word got out that the billionaire investor carl con. icon is known for buying stakes in companies and then pressuring changes in management and the board of directors. net flics has been sagging company raised prices 16% a year ago. >> an estimated 25% of centel's were knocked out by super storm san. subscribers will not need to paint or do anything extra just dial out as you normally would. calls will aren't medically connect through the network with a strong signal the area. >> ups is expected holiday sick to this to some 10%. the company says the pr
and after pictures. >> take a look. this is look. tuckerton... peninsula of hurricane --sandy this is what the a news report looked like at seaside heights but this entire portion of the pier is broken offshore. this is the bridge to the north. this is what it looked like before and this is what it looked like afterwards the storm has forced a lot of debris out. this is from 8 avenue in new york city check out the front of this brown building. this is the before. this is the after. the entire wall of this apartment complex has fallen down. finally, this entrance to the parking garage. this is the before and this is the same after. several cars sticking out of the water. in san francisco, kron 4 news. >> we will be following the latest recovery efforts and a quick check of the weather in the bay area. >> good morning, james. happy friday it is a bit cooler. for the north bay valleys and temperatures are on the cool side. downtown san francisco as we take a look at the visibility. less than 1 mi. with less than 2 mi. you could have issues of the visibility on highway no. 37. not that bad for
the bay bridge. the time. new yorkers are still filling the burden of superstars sandy. especially. when it comes to gasoline shortages. the mayor says police officers will be in force in the rationing. he also says they will be checking to make sure drivers have not switched license plates. saying " do not try to be cute. there are doing even licenses on one day in odd on the others. >> meanwhile the director of the emergency management is out of a job. stephen kerr yew's government workers to clear his driveway during hurricane center. they said that kerr had to remove a tree at his long island home. it was working in albany during the storm. >> seven members of the secretive navy seal team including one involving the actual mission to kill all sought to align punished for disclosing classified information. the seven are being reprimanded and will have their pay docked for two months. for allegedly providing information to a bay area of video game maker. this allegedly happened while they were consulting on a new game. the navy issued a statement saying " we cannot tolerate deviations
temperatures will be nice though the days are shorter. >> thank you. on to the coverage of sandy. new jersey's governor said the jersey shore he knew and loved may be a thing of the past. there is to much damage and rebuilding it back to the way it was may set it up for another disaster. many gas stations were forced to close. officials are running out of fuel to keep generators running. >>> this is new video out of new york city showing the thousands of people lined up to use buses. the line wraps around the new barkley center in brooklyn where tonight's scheduled opening basketball game was postponed because of sandy. the subway system that carries 5.2 million a day has only partly reopened but only north of 34th street because tunnels are still flooded. as a result there is been heavy car traffic coming in and in order to encourage people to use mass transit instead of trying to drive the governor has ordered all public transit to be free today. >> wow. bellevue hospital just finished evacuating. theynational guard troops lined the stair wells helping carry out people. some went down mo
many people but he's fallen so very short. >> reporter: some analyst say super storm sandy gives the president a boost leading into election day but only voters have the final say whether we will be seeing a repeat of 2008 in chicago tomorrow night. all right and another busy busy day for the president today and for mitt romney. but the president today he will start out we know in wisconsin. he will also be in ohio and then he will be in iowa. mitt romney also circling the battleground states including florida and virginia. back to you brian. >> republican presidential nominee mitt romney has a packed schedule today as he makes his final push in several battleground states. mitt romney will attend rallies in four states. coming up at 5:42 we will go live to boston where romney will spend election day. >>> right now it's 4:47. we want to check in on bay area traffic on this monday morning. sal, doesn't it feel like you got a lot more sleep with that extra hour? >> an extra hour for people in our business? gold. it's gold. so this morning i'm feeling a little good. that is good. >>
for a briefing on hurricane sandy's recovery efforts. he'll hold a conference call for state and local leaders and visit communities throughout the region to get a review of the response and to make sure resources are being provided. the bodies of 102 people have been found so far. many by national guard troops on staten island. gas rationing begins today in the face of fuel shortages. people license plate in odd numbers fill up on odd days. janet napolitano signed a waiver to deliver gas to northeast ports. the new york governor have announced the first of 8 million gallons of gas has been delivered to his state with another 28 million gallons on the way. northern california is sending teams to help them recover from the storm. a second pg&e team to help restore power and coastguard teams from novato and alameda have been sent to that region. >>> under pressure to meet the immediate needs of his city, the mayor reversed himself and cancelled tomorrow's new york marathon. sergio quintana talked with bay area runners that were among 47,000 others in place for the world's largest marathon. >> th
victims of superstorm sandy. text abc to 90999 and give $10. you can call 1-800-help-now. or go online to help as well. >>> san jose city councilmembers will be voting on proposed res lose -- resolution to settle a controversy, members of the -- council compromised by privately sponsored street signs caltrans says it cannot post signs unless the council approves a resolution to do so. >>> do you remember dusty the klepto kitty? the cat burglar who became a worldwide sensation after abc7 news aired a story about him. vic lee says that darn cat is still stealing. but his owners have found out how he does it. >> reporter: this is dusty today. he looks content and more mellow. nothing like the thief who stole 600 items in three years. >> towels, gloves, shoes, socks, little toys. >> reporter: he leaves home at night and returns with his loot in the morning. camera installed by the animal planet network captured his nightly heists for a week. our story went feral, it got millions of hits on youtube. his story catapulted him on to news programs all over the world. his featured in the "puss i
but still remains high because of the impact of superstorm sandy. two weeks ago, superstorm sandy pushed applications to an 18- month high because the storm caused temporary layoffs in construction, hotel work, restaurants and other industries. >>> a new survey finds u.s. consumer confidence has now soared to its highest level in five years. the university of michigan's consumer sentiment index rose .1% this month to 82.7%. 30% of consumers are also optimistic that the unemployment rate will fall over the next twelve months. but many expressed concerns about the looming fiscal cliff that includes tax heights and spending cuts that are set to hit january 1 if congress fails to act. >>> and the dow is up 48 points. the s&p rose 3. >>> a cease fire agreement has for now quieted the violence in the israel-palestinian conflict. rita is live in our newsroom now where heartbreaking stories just continue to pour in. >> reporter: that's right, gasia. there was a cease fire and a feeling of relief today on both sides of the gaza-israel border. with strong backing from the united states, the deal
, including superstorm sandy victims. >>> in the mideast, fragile peace still holding this morning it has been 19 hours since the cease-fire between israel and hamas. secretary of state clinton and egypt's foreign minister brokered the deal to end eight days of violence the worst fighting in years. for palestinians it means no more israeli airstrikes or hamas leaders assassinated in gaza for israel a stop to rocket fire from gaza, today the deal clouds negotiations to open border and allow people and goods to move freely. >>> back here neighbors of a disabled san francisco man have stepped up to find his stolen service dog. while he was getting dialysis, somebody broke his truck's window grabbed his dog lola. rob suffers from crohn's dis's and was just diagnosed with cancer, he says lola was one of the bright stops -- spots in his life. >> she was wonderful from the first day, the most affectionate, sweetest, nicest, companion you could have. >> neighbors have stepped up, they've offered a $3,000 reward to help find lola. they handed out fliers and knocked on doors looking for her. >>> berkele
without power. >> new york gov. says hurricane sandy and katrina had a lot in common and none of it was good. superstar on sandy was worse in some ways compared to hurricane katrina. sandy did $42 billion worth of damage to new york. it costs more costly damage than katrina. >> in world news investigators had exhumed the palestinian leader to find out if he does poison by polonium. he died a decade ago after a sudden and severe illness. doctors from france, switzerland, and russia are going to take their own samples for independent analysis. authorities said high levels of the substance was found on araphats personal belongings. >> the fire that killed more than 100 textile workers by sabotage according to the bangladesh government. the worst ever industrial fire broke out on saturday and consumed in multistory factor. the interior minister said in a claccording to the investigation the fire was arson. >> coming up on the kron for a morning news we are following a developing story out of san francisco with the axis to and from treasure island on interstate 80 are closed due to
>>> good morning. >>> good morning. the sequel, a strong storm hits the sandy-ravaged northeast with 40-mile-an-hour winds and heavy wet snow. in some places, up to a foot of it. but in the midst of it all, a bright moment for one storm victim.victim. >> we are cold.e cold. oh, my goodness.dness. >>> honeymoon over.n over. the day after the president is re-elected, wall street has its worst day of the year while r w republicans are trying to figure out how they let it slip away. . >>> and you go, girl., girl. the 9-year-old phenom with m wi unbelievable moves on the n the football field.ll field. why she has all the boys chasing after her today, november 8th, 2012.3 c1 >>> and good morning, everyone. welcome to "today" on a thursday morning.morning. i'm savannah gurthrie.urthrie. >> and i'm matt lauer.lauer. i love this interview that stephanie gosk was doing with w that woman.that woman. she hasn't had power since nine days ago, when the storm hit. in the middle of the interview, they were talking about that, no heat. s and the lights come on. imagine the relief you would feel.
is good enough. >> last week superstar runs sandy took its toll on ron his momentum. >> now romney has one more day to focus on the president's record and convince a divided electorate that status to favor him. >> mitt romney is about one hour away from his second of five scheduled spots. he will be focusing on ohio virginia and in new hampshire after florida. paul ryan will be in nevada colorado ohio and ending up in wisconsin. in every battle crossed it shows the race is to close call. >> let's take a look at both canada's route the morning as they make their campaign staffs. here's more from mitt romney. >> tomorrow we began a new tomorrow. tomorrow we began a better tomorrow. this nation is going to began to change for the better tomorrow. your work is making a difference. the people of the world are watching. if the people of america watching we could began a better tomorrow tomorrow and with the help of the people in florida that is exactly what is going to happen. >> as the running mates make their rounds of joe biting stopping and sterling in reaching richmond, virginia. >> and new
:05. east coast elected officials are hoping the super storm sandy won't keep voters from the polls despite all of the power outages back there. chris christie says voters will be able to cast traditional paper ballots. even in the polling stations that lost power. new jersey voters that have been displaced by the big storm they'll have an option of faxing and i mailing in their ballots. voters in some new york counties can get an extra day to vote if the turnout falls below 25% due to the storm. >> you're all going to vote old school. that's the way it is. you will vote paper ballot. it will take us longer to count but everyone will have their opportunity to vote. >> we've got to make sure everybody can vote. >> voters in new york city may have a really hard time casting a ballot. polling locations in all fife of the new york city burros have been relocated or combined as a result of that big storm. >>> also new this morning a small earthquake hit a part of new jersey still recovering from super storm sandy. it was a magnitude 2.0 quake. it was centered in ringwood new jersey which is stil
to recover from superstorm sandy with less than 2 million people without power. but election officials will not keep voters from the polls tomorrow governor christie says voters will be able to kat additional -- to cast additional ballots reform. >>> it's back to school and work for millions of people in new york and new jersey for the first time since the storm hit. it's still a difficult commute by car with gas in short supply. this is the way traffic looked at the lincoln ton. there are more than 400 possible cases of prows gouging. a loaf of bread -- price gouging. a loaf of bread -- a love of bread $7. >>> rosemary will be back in six minutes. >>> new video just in as we follow a story we first brought you yesterday. the dramatic water masu of a family including some young children. >>> the red cross is helping a san leandro company find shelter after a fire. firefighters rushed to the home around 8:0 last night. investigators -- 8:30 last night. investigators say it's not clear how the fire started. >>> contra costa county car investigators are searching for an arsonist after a
,000. the number remains higher than normally expected and that is because of super storm sandy. 410,000 americans filed for jobless benefits last week. economists expected the number to be higher. they say the fallout from the super storm will continue to distort those numbers for possibly several more weeks. now there are reports of two separate government investigations of accounting problems at hewlett packard british software unit. they discovered an accounting irregularities when they were doing reporting yesterday. hp is not commenting on reports that the fbi are looking into the issue. >>> three robbery suspects arrested in the east bay thanks to high-tech help. how the stolen items led police right to the suspects. >>> and shattering a college basketball record. how many points one player scored in a game. plus the other achievements that really stunned the pros. >>> tracking software on cell phones helped oakland police arrest three suspects in connection with two armed robberies. the suspects demanded a woman's cell phone at gunpoint monday night on webster street and then robbed a diff
. this year, there are some special seats for some of the families hit hard by superstorm sandy. so that's nice. you can watch the entire parade right here on cbs 5. it of course is tape delayed. it starts right after the football game against the lions and the texans and after that around 1:00 this afternoon you will be able to watch the parade which looks like it's doing very well. >> we saw hello kitty earlier and spider-man is out there. but that's pretty cool. but lawrence karnow is doing something cool too. >> he has been in two mercedes, a smart car, in a nascar, he has had a little mini cooper. and what have you got now, big guy? >> reporter: we have an electric race car. how about that? top speed 140 miles per hour. electric vehicles becoming more and more common. and they are going to be part of the show if you want to come down here to the auto show here at the moscow center. you're taking a look at all the technology that's changed over the years and now electric cars are become a big part of that. now part of the show. >> reporter: yeah. i mean, for more electric vehicles a
hardest-hit areas just devastated by superstorm sandy. we'll tell you where air force one is touching down today and how victims are reacting to the president's visit. we'll have that just ahead. >>> also following world news this morning. this is a live look at the gaza strip. a hotbed of activity. a hotbed of social media going on as well. it's a very interesting look. scott mcgrew will have more coming up. what are you doing there? i am making crescent bacon cheddar pinwheels. wow, i'm impressed! [ ding ] dad, the cable's out! you got that right? [ kiss ] thank you ♪ [ male announcer ] pillsbury crescents. let the making begin. here's a better idea. pillsbury grands! flaky layers biscuits in just 15 minutes the light delicate layers add a layer of warmth to your next dinner. pillsbury grands biscuits let the making begin. >>> a mangled mess after a chaotic chase and crash in san francisco. what we're learning about the driver and bicyclist who was hit just ahead. >>> a lot of questions on wall street to see how things are going to happen on the markets with some up rest not only here
then become law. >>> despite widespread destruction along the east coast following super storm sandy, the election will continue. in new york city, power generators thought right now being installed in voting stations. election officials had to move or close 60 polling locations due to sandy's aftermath and at this point, they are just hopeful tuesday's vote will not have any major disruptions. >>> with tuesday's election preps under way, millions living in the east coast are still recovering from sandy's devastation. and many of the hardest hit areas, volunteers are helping the less fortunate. more than 1,000 runners for this weekend's canceled new york city marathon refocused their energy. they ran through many communities delivering food, water and warm clothes. >> lights, batteries. >> flashlights. >> whatever people need. >> thank you. >> while the recovery continues, forecasters say another major weather system is on its way. by the middle of this week, a storm from the northeast may come across the same area where sandy hit. >>> 6:56. youtube is once again asking americans to
that he was against saving the auto industry. last week a super storm sandy took a toll on romney. >> obama care and energy is a good day for obama. romney has one more day to convince people to hire him as commander-in-chief. if it is a swing state today voters may seek mitt romney or paul ryan slide through. >> paul ryan starts his day in iowa and then he will go to ohio. >> reporting live in boston i am in the lee smith. >> we are waiting for mitt romney to appear at this campaign rally in orlando, florida. this is the first lawsuit that has been filed in florida as they ended early voting yesterday. some of the polling places opened up on sunday and there were four hour wait times. the republican legislator cut back to eight days so we are seeing the first ballots already filed. >> this is quite an orlando welcome. thank you very much. i am so looking forward to getting a chance to work with your senator. i also appreciate the great leadership of the governor. thank you. >> you know him as the chief financial officer of your state. he is the commissioner of agriculture. >> wil
:11. one week after sandy why east coast residents have to evacuate again. and the extreme measures being taken to make sure people dealing with sandy's aftermath can get out and vote. >> a controversial idea what california state university isproposing that made the students just furious. >>> lots of sunshine and it will be nice but not as warm as yesterday but way above average on temps and big changes start tomorrow. but maybe one more day of a couple record highs. >> thank you, steve. >>> one week after sandy devastated many seaside towns in new jersey, some people are being told to evacuate again. the office of emergency management is ordered people living in low lying areas in brick township new jersey to evacuate ahead of an approaching nor'easter. the town is expected to see more than an inch of rain and wind gusts up to 55 miles per hour during the storm. that alone is not unusual. but it could create a storm surge and add to the flooding. >>> turnout for the election has been heavy even in locations that saw heavy damage from super storm sandy. here you can see people long lines
samsung, again. >>> major step toward happening in new york following superstorm sandy. >> trading underway on wall street. dow off about 73 points. we go to jane king at the new york stock exchange in , dont miss a note, next here on "good morning america." >> she is just as beautiful in person as she is on tv, oh my gosh. thank you so much. >> she is the best, the best. >> see you later. the morning commute just got easier for people in new york and new jersey. starting today some train services that were hit hard by sandy back up and running, happy news for a lot of commuters who rely on the port authority's path service to get to and from new york city. >>> apple has asked a federal court to add six more products to its suit against samsung, the case is one of two lawsuits by apple against samsung. apple claims tablets and smartphones infringed on eight of its patents. apple won a 1.5 billion dollar against samsung is i am >>> youtube has a top video investors will be watching retailers this cyber monday morning. >> jane king joins us live. hopefully a great thanksgiving for yo
are back at 440 k him continue to follow the latest with the election and with super storm sandy. election officials in new jersey and new york are taking the extraordinary steps to make sure president impacted by sandy get the chance to vote today. you're looking at the aftermath. in one of the jersey county ballots were delivered to the emergency shelter just today. the governor has issued an expected visit order allowing people to vote statewide of presidential elections at any polling place in the state. it does not have to be the one that you have been designated to. >> also a week after sandy ravaged the northeast of nations continue to pour it. the american red cross has taken in nearly $85 million. that is more than double the 35 million that it raised friday morning. with the money it has received the red cross has been operating shelters offering food and supplies to storm victims. >> the head of the food and drug administration will appearongressional hearings on the nationwide that the african meningitis. more than 400 others have been sickened by contaminated steroid shots dis
beach after hurricane sandy. hurricane turned super storm. the number of people not have power is down from what it was before. public transit is making a comeback. you still have to allow a lot of extra time traveling this week by public transit. many schools will finally be back in session today even though some of the classrooms do not have heat. new york city elections officials say some polling places will have to be moved or combined because of sandy. there could be trouble with the electronic voting machines in the area that had no power. if they county has less to 25 percent voter turnout the officials could ask the state elections board for a second day of voting. that unusual clause is in new york state law but has never been used. >> hundreds of runners showed up to participate in the york city marathon despite the fact that it was canceled friday. video of the rotor is gathering estate data to kickoff the bid. those runners showed up on staten island to help deliver supplies to relieve centers and the girls. they also took donations door to door. staten island was one of th
in the latest polls. >>> election officials say they are hopeful super storm sandy won't keep the voters from the polls despite wide spread power outages. in new jersey governor chris christie will be able to cast paper ballots. they will also have the option of faxing or e-mailing their ballots. voters in some new york counties could get an extra day to cast ballots if turnout falls below 24%. >> you will all vote old school. you will vote paper ballot. which means we'll take it a little longer to count but everyone will have their opportunity to count. >> we will do whatever we can. we have got to make sure everybody can vote. >> voters in new york could have an especially tough time casting a ballot. polling locations have been relocated or combined due to the storm. >>> time now almost 5:06. new this morning a small earthquake in a part of new jersey still recovering from the super storm. it was a magnitude 2.0 quake centered in ringwood new jersey. they are still dealing with down trees and power outages. now wile the quake didn't cause any damage, some people heard a loud woman woman -
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thousands here and there all over again. >> reporter: good morning. first it was sandy, now it's the nor'easter that's pounding the eastern seaboard with rain, wind and snow. she's knocking out power yet again to hundreds of thousands of people who just had it restored in new york and new jersey. in trenton, new jersey, powerful waves are causing new fears of flooding for communities that are already washed out. several communities in long island now covered in white. people there cannot even get gas as shipments there have been delayed. and from connecticut to rhode island, 3 to 6 inches of snow have fallen in the past 24 hours alone. that is still less than the 8 inches that have fallen in some parts of massachusetts. people up and down the east coast proving they are resilient. >> kind of laughing about it at this point. it's unneefbelievable to go fro hurricane to a nor'easter in the same ten days. >> reporter: parts of southern new england are expected to receive 3 to 5 inches of snow today, 8 inches in higher elevations. as for flights, no surprise, dozens more are canceled at the
is preparing for another big storm, even as the region works to recover from sandy. a nor'easter could hit midweek causing more beach erosion, flooding and rain. thousands of homes are still without power in new york city where temperatures are expected to drop in the 20s overnight. >> people are in homes that are uninhabitable. it and that will become increasingly evident when the power and heat don't go on. >>> seven people including four children are safe after being rescued from a capsized vote in marin county. >> they used a saw to rescued he cue two kids right there. they were trapped more 90 minutes in that upsite down boat. a helicopter rescued two other children and -- their both overturned near the bay yesterday afternoon. no one was wearing a life jacket. so everyone is lucky to be alive. >> thank god the kids got away alive. >> one adult suffered from mine off injuries. still not clear -- minor injuries. still not clear why it flipped over. >>> we want to check in with sal. >> it's a little bit busier today. we have an accident west 80 as you drive through richmond. we've had s
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